Allergy Clinic/Immunizations - Allergy injections are administered at student health services. To participate in this service, students should bring their allergy serum and physician's orders for the administration of the allergy injections to the allergy clinic. Tdap, Td Boosters, MMR, PPD, Hepatitis B, Gardasil (indicated for males and females) and Flu vaccine are available at a nominal fee from health services.
Contraceptive Options- Consultation and management for all contraceptives are available. Appointments are required for birth control initiation.
Nutrition Services - Nutrition services are available to students and employees of WCU. Consultations and assessments are completed by a Registered Dietitian by referral appointment only. Scope of care includes disordered eating, food allergies and sensitivities, chronic disease management and weight management.
STI Screening – Screening and treatment for sexually transmitted infections such as Chlamydia, genital herpes, genital warts, and Gonorrhea is available at a charge. For more information about other STI test such as Syphilis and HIV please contact University Health Services (UHS).
Laboratory Tests – Limited laboratory testing is performed at UHS. For a complete listing of labs and
fees please contact UHS.
Physicals - Comprehensive physical examinations for employment, internships, participation
in athletics, etc. are provided. An appointment is required for ALL physicals.
Ambulance Service - WCU EMS is a student staffed emergency ambulance service serving the WCU community.
All medics are certified EMT's. WCU EMS is supervised by UHS and WestCare EMS service.
This service is in operation 24/7, during Fall and Spring classes. To obtain EMS assistance dial 828-227-8911.